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We here at First Presbyterian Church of La Grange, Texas want to thank you for dropping in to our website. If you are a “frequent flyer” to this page, we hope you will let us know if anything is incorrect or out-of-date. If this is your first time to check us out, we hope that you will go to the various menus and learn more about our mission opportunities, our people, and our programs. My wife Pam and I came to La Grange to retire, but the spiritual energy and people dynamic here drew me out of retirement to be the pastor of this wonderful church!
So look closely, I think you just might find just the place where God wants you to be …
First Presbyterian Church of La Grange TX welcomes Donald Doucet as part of our summer music program. Mr Doucet will be playing for church services starting at 10:30 A. M. on June 21st at the First Presbyterian Church, 205 South Franklin St., La Grange Texas. All are welcome to join the Presbyterian Church family for services.
Donald Doucet holds the positions of Faculty Accompanist/Organist at St. John’s School in River Oaks andOrganist at Grace Methodist Church in the Heights.
Starting in July he will be joining the music staff at South Main Baptist Church. Previously Mr. Doucet has held positions at Rice University, San Jacinto College, Kingwood College, Strawbridge United Methodist Church, and Southminster Presbyterian Church. He is in high demand as recital accompanist and choir accompanist. Mr. Doucet has earned degrees from the University of Houston, where he studied piano under Robert Brownlee, and the University of Cincinnati, where he studied accompanying under Kenneth Griffiths.
John Knox Ranch HELP!!
On Saturday evening, May 23, 2015, the Central Texas/Hill County area around Wimberley and Blanco received a huge amount of rain, causing extensive and record-breaking flooding. John Knox Ranch was not exempt from the damage.
The Dining Hall is demolished to the point of being irreparable. There is significant water damage and debris all the way down to the chapel steps. The river was 1/2 way up the steps that go up to the cabins.
The Pool and Meeting House were also under water. The pool pump house (and its equipment) is a loss. The Meeting House had at least 7' of water in it. We are going to try to salvage it.
Their plan is to be able to open on June 10 when Camp is scheduled to start.
For a list of items they need and help/work crews and jobs please check out the following:
And of course $$ are also helpful.
The session decided last night to have a special basket passed around while the children are picking up AMEN donations specifically to help John Knox Ranch get back on it’s feet. We will be passing around this donation basket for the month of June. Think how many children are helped by being able to attend a Christian summer camp.
In Loving Memory of David Schneider
We have sent Dave on to a better place and know he is at peace. Dave was a La Grange resident and member of the First Presbyterian Church for 31 years. He is survived by his wife, Kara who continues to make her home in La Grange and with us.
David was a patient, supportive and loving father, husband and friend and will be missed by all who knew him. Please keep Kara and Dave's family in your prayers.
This Young Woman Makes Us Proud
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